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SUP Instructor Course: Paddle Canada Touring 1


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Explore coastal touring in Tofino and become a Paddle Canada Instructor. $299/person+gst includes accommodation.

With a special focus on the challenges of instructing and guiding on the west coast this is a one of a kind Paddle Canada course lead by Paddle Canada Instructor Trainer Emre Bosut. Fully hands on; our philosophy, get out on the water, have fun, and learn by doing. There's no better way to explore Tofino.

This course will allow you to become and Paddle Canada Touring Level 1 Instructor and teach your own Paddle Canada Courses or instruct with a local paddleboard school. This is an advanced level Paddle Canada certification with a focus on coastal navigation and leading full day stand up paddleboarding tours in more exposed paddling conditions.

Expand Your Instructor Skills In A Variety Of West Coast Paddling Environments.

Learn effective instructional techniques, group management, and safety planning.

Touring skills covered include; Reading a chart, compass navigation, weather forecasting, leading groups in tidal currents, leading groups in exposed coastal areas, coastal rescues, reading tide and current charts, creating and executing a full day trip plan.

Successful participants in the course will receive a Paddle Canada SUP Touring 1 Instructor certification along with instructional aids to help run their own tours and courses.

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